No. 2 vidgame publisher Activision saw its profit shoot up 84% last quarter as costs dropped on virtually flat sales. Like competitor Electronic Arts, Activision wasn't able to significantly increase…
An antipiracy initiative launched by the Motion Picture Assn. (MPA) in Asia resulted in the seizure of 4.8 million pirated discs and 870 arrests.
That's what the producer and former William Morris agent says is his ambition in Evan Wright's profile in Vanity Fair's Hollywood issue. Dollard in 2004 embedded with U.S. Marines in Baghdad to make…
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
Studio coin and asset sales goosed the Walt Disney Co.'s profits, which more than doubled to $1.7 billion last quarter from $734 million a year earlier.
Keeping to his image as a man of few but pithy words, Clint Eastwood spoke briefly in accepting an award from the Motion Picture Assn. of America following a posh dinner in D.C. attended by some…
Updated Reid Hires Hollywood Attorney: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has hired Hollywood attorney Martin Singer for legal work. Singer, who has represented Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Bruce…
A wacky Kazakh journalist burnished News Corp.'s stellar studio perf, but steep losses at nascent MyNetworkTV squeezed profits. The film studio was on fire as profits surged 57% to $470 million.
The Motion Picture Assn. of America's much-hyped Tuesday symposium "The Business of Show Business" alternately celebrated and promoted Hollywood's importance to the U.S. economy.
Even movie blurbmeisters apparently are not safe from broadcast decency standards. An ad for the Weinstein Co.'s "Hannibal Rising" that aired late in Sunday's Super Bowl broadcast underwent a…
The Writers Guild of America has taken the first formal step toward the bargaining table, tapping 17 scribes as members of its negotiating committee.